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Thomas John ROSS

Regimental number5212
Place of birthPanmure, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressLigar Street, Stawell, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs J Ross, Ligar Street, Stawell, Victoria
Enlistment date19 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 1 April 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records34
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot IV, Row J, Grave No. 18), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
51
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Hugh and Katherine ROSS; husband of Jean Ross, Ilfracombe, Stawell, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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